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Executive Leadership Team

ashtonSharon Ashton is Vice President for Public Relations. She is responsible for creating communication strategies and tactics to build brand awareness and increase UNF’s positive image. She serves on the Crisis Management Team as the University’s public information officer.
challyPam Chally is Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. She is responsible for the critical pursuit of knowledge, in an environment of civility and tolerance, by providing excellent educational opportunities for all UNF students, through a focused use of resources in scholarly programs, that have relevance in the broad range of constituencies served by the University and that are subject to rigorous and ongoing scrutiny and improvement.
gonzalezMauricio Gonzalez is Vice President for Student & International Affairs. He is responsible for the resources for co-curricular and extracurricular programs, activities, and services.
gottliebRachelle Gottlieb is Vice President for Human Resources. She is responsible for directing the functions of employee recruitment and selection, job analysis, leave, compensation, organizational development, employee benefits, performance appraisals, disciplinary actions, employee relations and the administration of support staff collective bargaining contracts. 
mccullenAnn McCullen is Vice President for University Development and Alumni Engagement. She is responsible for alumni, fundraising and public relations. 
owenJanet Owen is Vice President for Governmental Affairs. She serves as the principle liaison between UNF and federal, state and local governmental offices and legislative bodies.
serwatkaTom Serwatka is Vice President and Chief of Staff. He is the direct assistant to the President and is responsible for the overall effective operation of the executive staff. 
shumanShari Shuman is the Vice President for Administration & Finance. She is responsible for the collaborative stewardship of the human, fiscal, informational and physical resources.
 stoneKaren Stone is Vice President and General Counsel. She is responsible for providing comprehensive, high quality and professional legal services in a timely manner that enables the University to achieve its mission in an ethical and lawful manner.